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float

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a structure used by boats and ships for taking on or landing cargo and passengers
  • The crew put the cargo on the float before heading back down the river.
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float

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1 to rest or move along the surface of a liquid or in the air
  • a canoe floating down the river
  • particles of dust floating in the air
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2 to move about from place to place aimlessly
  • lost touch with a childhood friend who spent much of his adult life floating from place to place
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